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The perception of the comic is a tie of sympathy with other men, a pledge of sanity, and a protection from those perverse tendenci ...
There's a cool web of language winds us in,
Retreat from too much joy or too much fear:
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The comic imagination deals in miraculous transformations and instantaneous casting-off of burdens and sufferings. It releases sud ...
[Micawber] is not only the greatest of Dickens' comic figures, but, with the one exception of Falstaff, he is the greatest comic f ...
Whereas the comic confronts simply logical contradictions, the tragic confronts a moral predicament. Not minor matters of true and ...
My family's lives were not on television, not in books, not even comic books. There was a myth of the poor in this country, but it ...
What the Journal posits is not the tragic question, the Madman's question: "Who am I?", but the comic question, the Bewildered Man ...
Any newspaper, from the first line to the last, is nothing but a web of horrors.... I cannot understand how an innocent hand can t ...
A tragic poet will never think of grouping around the chief character in his play secondary characters to serve as simplified copi ...
I could draw Bloom County with my nose and pay my cleaning lady to write it, and I'd bet I wouldn't lose 10% of my papers over the ...
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